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Now in its 10th year, Transport Evolution Africa Forum & Expo is Africa’s largest transport event and is the annual meeting place for the region’s port, rail and road transport professionals.  

The strategic Forum will tackle AfCFTA implementation, infrastructure investments, and cross border trade policies head-on while the B2B expo will give solution providers the opportunity to showcase their global innovations. 

Transport Evolution African Forum & Expo will be held from 28 – 29 September 2022, at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli ICC Complex (Durban ICC), South Africa and is co-located with The Big 5 Construct KZN, The Transport CEO Forum, Women in Transport Awards, Trade & Logistics Evolution and the Roads Evolution Forum & Showcase.  To find out how you can get involved  – contact Natalie Kruger on +27 21 700 5506.

What to expect in 2022:


The Expo, as you know it and love it, returns in 2022


Transport professionals


leading equipment and solution providers


Countries represented


co-located events

  • The African Free Trade Area Agreement – Bold moves made
  • The future of Ports
  • Rail Integration through technology
  • Road Corridors and networks
  • Smart Mobility
  • Finance & Governance
  • Connected and Inclusive policies for economic growth

8 dedicated product zones

<img id="img-inside" data-tf-src="/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/icon_1_white.png"><br><br>Ports Infrastructure and Expansion

Ports Infrastructure and Expansion

Determine the scale of planned maritime construction across Africa.
<img id="img-inside" data-tf-src="/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/icon_2_white.png"><br><br>Port Operations

Port Operations

Experience the latest equipment and technology for effective port operations to achieve the movement of significant volumes and maximise cargo and passenger throughput.
<img id="img-inside" data-tf-src="/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/icon_3_white.png"><br><br>Security and Information Technology

Security and Information Technology

Discover the latest advances in port and rail security, predictive maintenance and information technology, and hardware and software solutions.
<img id="img-inside" data-tf-src="/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/icon_4_white.png"><br><br>Rolling stock & Locomotives

Rolling stock & Locomotives

Access the latest in rolling stock, locomotives and components all in one place.
<img id="img-inside" data-tf-src="/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/icon_5_white.png"><br><br>Rail Infrastructure Maintenance

Rail Infrastructure Maintenance

Determine the scale of planned rail infrastructure and construction across Africa.
<img id="img-inside" data-tf-src="/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Maritime-icon_white.png"><br><br>Maritime


Evaluate the latest marine engineering options and the feasibility of their application for local conditions
<img id="img-inside" data-tf-src="/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Logistics-icon_white.png"><br><br>Logistics


Discover and implement the right logistics solutions to maximise current existing capacity at ports/ railways
<img id="img-inside" data-tf-src="/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Road-and-Corridor_white.png"><br><br>Road & corridor

Road & corridor

Identify best practice for corridor and road management, specifically what needs to be done to improve efficiency and the handling of cargo in the African region

New in 2022!

  • TRANSPORT EVOLUTION CONFIDENCE INDEX (TECIX): In partnership with Moore Global, Transport Evolution will be launching a comprehensive analytical report on the industry progress and achievements to be measured on an annual basis.
  • TRANSPORT EVOLUTION LEARNING ACADEMY: Striving to develop practical hands on training and provide continuous learning on innovative technologies, systems and materials within all pillars across the transport sector.
  • TRANSPORT CEO FORUM: An exclusive gathering of African port and rail CEO’s. (invite only)
  • CO-LOCATED EVENTS: Co-located with The Big 5 Construct KZN: KwaZulu-Natal’s MUST
    ATTEND building and construction event, Trade  and Logistics Evolution and Roads Evolution Forum & Showcase.

Latest industry news

A detailed set of enhanced health and safety measures to ensure the successful integration of exhibitions and events post-COVID-19.